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Bibliography: Women in Science

“Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.”

-         Marie Curie

Selected REFERENCE Titles

American women in science : a biographical dictionary.
Martha J. Bailey.   Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO.
Ref  Q141 .B25 1994
 
A biographical dictionary of women healers : midwives, nurses, and physicians.
Laurie Scrivener and J. Suzanne Barnes.   Westport, Conn. : Oryx Press.
Ref  R692 .B52 2002
 
The biographical dictionary of women in science : pioneering lives from ancient times to the mid-20th century
Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie and Joy Dorothy Harvey.  New York : Routledge.
Ref Q141 .B5285 2000 OVSZ
 
Black women scientists in the United States.
Wini Warren.  Bloomington : Indiana University Press.
Ref Q141 .W367 1999
 
Nobel Prize women in science : their lives, struggles, and momentous discoveries.
Sharon Bertsch McGrayne.  Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press.
Ref Q141 .M358 1998b
 

Selected CIRCULATING Titles

 
American women pharmacists : contributions to the profession.
Metta Lou Henderson.  New York : Pharmaceutical Products Press.
RS122.9 .H46 2002
 
Athena unbound : the advancement of women in science and technology.
Henry Etzkowitz, Carol Kemelgor and Brian Uzzi.  Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press.
Q130 .E85 2000
 
A feeling for the organism : the life and work of Barbara McClintock.
Evelyn Fox Keller.  San Francisco : W.H. Freeman.
QH429.2 .M38 K44 1983
 
Gender and scientific authority.
Barbara Laslett.  Chicago : University of Chicago Press.
Q130 .G44 1996
 
Ladies in the laboratory? : American and British women in science, 1800-1900 : a survey of their contributions to research.
Mary R. S. Creese and Thomas M. Creese.  Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press.
Q141 .C69 1998 OVSZ
 
Lifting the veil : the feminine face of science.
Linda Jean Shepherd.  Boston : Shambhala.
Q130 .S48 1993
 
Lise Meitner : a life in physics.
Ruth Lewin Sime.  Berkeley : University of California Press.
QC774 .M4 S56 1996
 
Marie Curie : a life.
Susan Quinn.  Reading, Mass. : Perseus Books.
QD22.C8 Q56 1995bx
 
Medicine women : the story of early-American women doctors.
Cathy Luchetti.  New York : Crown Publishers.
R692 .L83 1998  
 
Out of the dead house : nineteenth-century women physicians and the writing of medicine.
Susan Wells.  Madison : University of Wisconsin Press.
R692 .W45 2001
 
The Outer circle : women in the scientific community.
Harriet Zuckerman, Jonathan R. Cole, John T. Bruer, et al.  New Haven : Yale University Press.
Q130 .O87 1992
 
Privilege in the medical academy : a feminist examines gender, race, and power.
Delese Wear.  New York : Teachers College Press.
R737 .W43 1997
 
Rosalind Franklin and DNA.
Anne Sayre.  New York : Norton.
QP26 .F68 S29 1975
 
Sympathy & science : women physicians in American medicine.
Regina Markell Morantz-Sanchez.  Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press.
R692 .M64 2000
 
The tangled field : Barbara McClintock's search for the patterns of genetic control.
Nathaniel C. Comfort.  Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press.
QH429.2.M38 C66 2001
 
Teaching the majority : breaking the gender barrier in science, mathematics, and engineering.
Sue Vilhauer Rosser.  New York : Teachers College Press.
Q181 .T3538 1995
 
Unlocking the clubhouse : women in computing.
Jane Margolis and Allan Fisher.  Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press.
QA76.25 .M35 2002
 
Women and science : the snark syndrome.
Eileen M. Byrne.  London ; Washington, D.C. : Falmer Press.
Q130 .B97 1993
 
Women in mathematics : the addition of difference.
Claudia Henrion.  Bloomington : Indiana University Press.
QA27.5 .H46 1997
 
Women in science and engineering : choices for success.
Cecily Cannan Selby.  New York : New York Academy of Sciences.
Q11 .N5 v. 869 1999
 
Women scientists in America : before affirmative action, 1940-1972.
Margaret W. Rossiter.  Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press.
Q130 .R683 1995

Compiled by J. Suda 3/05

 
 
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